Lead CAD Designer-WD038353
Job DescriptionThe CAD Supervisor will be based in Northfield, MN. The role will be a working CAD Designer also responsible for training and managing CAD/CAM Technicians in their day to day activities. Responsible for providing leadership in the planning, design and implementation of customer specific requirements. Performs non-routine and moderately complex tasks utilizing CAD to design standard, high density, and printed flexible circuit boards. Position is fast paced and requires a responsible, detail oriented individual.We are looking for someone who demonstrates:Intense collaborationPassionate customer focusThoughtful, fast, disciplined executionTenacious commitment to continuous improvementRelentless drive to winHere is a glimpse of what youll do:Work well with others and be able to handle working on multiple jobs at the same time.Maintains and promotes collaboration with Multek DFX teams to develop a physical layout that optimizes for manufacturability, test and assembly.Assists Electrical Design Engineers in the design and development of state-of-the-art designs of new or modified, low to high-density, complex, flexible printed circuit boards. Designs Flexible board layout from Electrical design schematics.Schematic Capture from hand drawn designs to full CAD data outputs including BOM and Netlist generation. Netlist uploads to Board Layout tools, Stackup generations, Constraints set up, critical routing of various flexible circuit designsThorough familiarity with layout techniques for improving matching, reliability, and manufacturability, reducing performance degradation by parasitic, and mitigating ESD and latchupMaintains technical coordination with Multeks manufacturing groups and the customers engineers as neededEstablishes design standards and configuration.Create and communicate Flexible Printed Circuit (FPC) and Printed Electronics (PE) layout guidelinesSupervise CAD team including managing performance and conducting performance evaluationsRecommend needed resources to meet Multek strategic goals.Here is some of what youll need (required):7-10 years of relevant design experience with relevant education: AS or higher recommended but open to extensive experience without a degreeMust have leadership/lead/supervisor experience (informal experience okay); ideally someone who has been a CAD supervisor, experience with coaching and performance reviewsCAD knowledge and experience; PCB and flexible PCBMust have strong electrical design experience (with some mechanical to understand product layouts)Must have circuit design experienceHere are a few of our preferred experiences:BSEE Ideal for educational requirementHMI a plusFlexible circuit design experience preferredHere are a few examples of what youll get for the great work you provide:Full range of medical benefits, dental, visionLife InsuranceMatching 401KPTOTuition ReimbursementEmployee discounts at local retailersJob CategoryDesign & TechnologyFlex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: email@example.com. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a ma
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